Fingers Crossed for 2021 ...

2020 was the worst! COVID kept the museum closed for much of the year and a mains water pipe bursting causing a flood kept us closed for the rest. 
We're hoping to re-open in the next few months ... fingers crossed! Read More >>>

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Dates In History

1996 [Detail]
 1996 eBay is founded by Jeff Skoll and Pierre Omidyar
 1996 Apple Computer buys NeXT
 May 1996 The Warcraft II expansion pack Beyond the Dark Portal further opens up the Warcraft universe
 December 1996 Blizzard Entertainment releases Diablo
 December 1996 Blizzard launches
 December 1996 Warcraft II sells 1.2 million copies

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